When Traveling in China
For dialing Chinese numbers, you should know the country code of China and the area code of each city, and for postal delivery, you need to know the zip codes in different places of the country.
China Post is the official and basic postal service establishment in the country. You can mail a letter, a postcard or a parcel through the post offices to destinations home and abroad.
Telephone & Cellphone
In China, due to the different network service systems, most cell phones bought in foreign countries cannot be used. Visitors are suggested purchasing or renting cell phones to make communications more convenient.
How to Make Phone Calls
Learn basic procedures for dialing China from abroad, dialing within the country and calling foreign destinations from China.
This part offers some useful numbers; you'd better have a copy of them. Thus, when you happen to meet emergencies in the country, you can call for help.
The internet access in China is generally convenient in cities. The internet penetration rate is up to 42%.
Transportation is also a frequently asked question. Many visitors hope they can figure out the transport conditions of their destinations. In this section, you can get acquainted with Chinese civil aviation, urban transportation, and the developing situations of the country's highway, railway and waterway, and traffic safety.
Food & Drink
Chinese people prefer to greet with each other in the way of saying 'Have you had a meal?'. This nation attaches much importance to dining. Therefore, dining is one of the hottest topics during chatting. Thousands of years' culinary culture makes this nation a gourmet country. Here is a section introducing what to eat, where to eat and offering a very practical bilingual menu to you.
Chinese art works like porcelain, embroidery, jade ware and painting are very popular at home and abroad. As a visitor, you may want to buy something as souvenirs. However, you should be careful with the shopping trap. This section provides you the tips of what to buy, where to buy and how to bargain and the like.
Accommodation is a very important link of a journey. Without a good rest, you would not enjoy yourself very much. Before reserving a room in a hotel, you should know what it is like and what kind of room you need. To assure a good experience during your travel, here gives you some tips of hotel terms and description of hotels and services.
During a trip, to encounter an emergency is inevitable. Once something unexpected happens, do not be frightened. Keep in mind of some useful telephone numbers, which will help you deal with these cases.
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